3845 – Skull Stick Handle

Physical description:
Very beautifully carved handle for a stick, possibly (human?) bone, carved into the shape of a skull balanced on the top of a forked branch, with a snake coiled around the branch. With a metal screw attachment for fixing it into the stick.
Museum classification:
Magical Tools
Information:

Found on a tip at Swanage, together with pictures depicting torture.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Bone (?), Metal